Denzel Valentine’s senior season could be filled with ‘Magic’

In case you were too locked into the college football playoff race, the latest NFL news and notes, or following your favorite team in the NBA or NHL, the college basketball season kicked off last Friday. Most teams around the country have played at least a couple games now. The 13th-ranked Michigan State Spartans rolled to … Read more

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The Top 5 Dunk Contest Performances in Michigan History (the state of Michigan, that is)

Ready for another above the rim trip down memory lane? Of course you are. Today, the name of the game is ranking the finest dunk contest performances ever by those wearing the jersey of a Michigan-based franchise, college, or university. To get this out of the way right off the bat, since this list is only dealing … Read more

Former Spartan star Adreian Payne traded to Minnesota

Former Michigan State basketball star, and all-around good guy, Adreian Payne has been traded from the Atlanta Hawks to the Minnesota Timberwolves for a future first-round draft pick. Though this is not exactly breaking news, it is worth mentioning, as Payne was loved across the state of Michigan, regardless of what team you were a … Read more

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Ex-Wolverine Stauskas starts warm, cools in NBA debut

Former University of Michigan sharpshooter Nik Stauskas made his NBA début Wednesday night, quickly learning the challenging ebb and flow that can come along with the professional game. Drafted 8th overall by the Sacramento Kings, the 2014 Big Ten Player of the Year made his first NBA appearance by playing the role of sixth man in the … Read more